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10-Deacetyltaxol

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10-Deacetyltaxol, 10-DEACETYLPACLITAXEL, 10-Deacetylpaclitaxel, benzenepropanoic acid, beta-(benzoylamino)-alpha-hydroxy-, 12b-(acetyloxy)-12-(benzoyloxy)-2a, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 12a, 12b-dodecahydro-4, 6, 11-trihydroxy-4a, 8, 13, 13-tetramethyl-5-oxo-7, 11-methano-1H-cyclodeca(3, 4)benz(1, 2-b)oxet-9-yl ester, (2aR-(2aalpha, 4beta, 4abeta, 6beta, 9alpha(alphaR*, betaS*), 11alpha, 12alpha, 12aalpha, 12balpha))-

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An analog of paclitaxel with antineoplastic activity. 10-Deacetyltaxol binds to and stabilizes the resulting microtubules, thereby inhibiting microtubule disassembly which results in cell- cycle arrest at the G2/M phase and apoptosis., Organic Chemical, Pharmacologic Substance

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C67437, C1490.

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